Ennis & Lewis Win National Champs


Jane Cowmeadow

Jessica Ennis and Steve Lewis both win the Aviva UKA 2012 Trials, and both hold the Olympic A Standard in their respective events – heptathlon and pole vault.

Ennis who contested the High Jump, 100m hurdles on Saturday the 23rd June – set a seasons best of 1.89m in the high jump to win the natiolnal title, and beat the UK’s best hurdlers to take the title with 12.92.

Lewis, who has been consistently clearing 5.70m this summer – won the Pole Vault with 5.60m in blustery conditions.

The Team GB Athletics Team is set to be announced on 3 July.